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Mississauga Chiropractor Presents: Tennis Elbow

Here`s another blog from a Mississauga Chiropractor… Lateral Epicondylitis or Tennis Elbow is lateral elbow pain at the muscle-bone junction of the common extensor tendon & lateral epicondyle of the humerus.  It is the most common overuse injury of the elbow.   Risk Factors:  a)      Very common in tennis & racket sport players (usually associated…

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Mississauga Chiropractor Presents: Student Report on Tennis Elbow

Here`s a blog from a Coop-Student with a Chiropractor in Mississauga… Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)   Cause: Tearing of the extensor carpi radialis brevis Repetitive movements requiring forceful wrist extension, radial deviation, and supination Eccentric force/ movement of the forearm   Signs and Symptoms: Lateral elbow pain Pain when gripping Pain with resisted wrist extension/ supination/ extension   Muscles/…